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He Doesn’t Just Listen to the Sunday Sermon; He Draws It
Originally Posted: 04/08/2014 - 12:49pm | Type: Blog

On the second Sunday of Lent, John Hendrix sits in one of the pews near the back of Grace and Peace Fellowship  ST. LOUIS (RNS) On the second Sunday of Lent, John Hendrix sits in ...

Prophet in a Cracker Dress
Originally Posted: 03/12/2014 - 8:18am | Type: Magazine Article

Liuan Huska From galleries to the street, artist Nora Howell is unafraid of tough topics. ONE RECENT WINTER d ...

‘God is the Best Artist’ Takes Off on Social Media
Originally Posted: 08/22/2013 - 3:42pm | Type: Blog

The notion of God as an artist is hardly new. But when Twitter and Pinterest users take to their smartphones to snap pictures of sunrises and sunsets and attribute those “masterpieces” to God, they are exhibit ...

Pursuing Grace, Onstage and Off
Originally Posted: 05/15/2013 - 9:05am | Type: Magazine Article

Christine A. Scheller Laughter is Sacred Space: The Not-So-Typical Journey of a Mennonite Actor. Herald Press ...

Can You Hear My Song?
Originally Posted: 02/13/2013 - 9:58am | Type: Magazine Article

Shefa Siegel Leonard Cohen as irreverent master of prayer. IF YOU ARE not overly familiar with the repertoire ...

Now THAT's Epic: 'Brother of the Year'
Originally Posted: 10/18/2012 - 1:15pm | Type: Blog

“Epic. That word can be pretty overused, cliché. It’s like small talk,” Wes said. “People say things like ‘What an epic fail!’ when there’s nothing epic going on. But Godzilla verses Jonah the Superhero is kin ...

Artist: Petna Ndaliko
Originally Posted: 09/05/2012 - 11:45am | Type: Blog

For Petna Ndaliko, you combat violence through art. In spite of attempts by the Congolese government and militia groups to silence them, Petna created a stage for local youth to express themselves. ...

Beauty and Liberation
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 10:23am | Type: Magazine Article

E. Ethelbert Miller A tribute to artist Elizabeth Catlett WHENEVER I entered a museum gallery and saw sculptu ...

Thank a Nun: Whimsy, Color, Theology, Social Justice and Sister Corita
Originally Posted: 05/07/2012 - 12:29pm | Type: Blog

At 18, not yet knowing myself to be called as a bearer of color and words and truth, my voice was unleashed by the prophetic artwork of Sister Corita. ++ Join us in showi ...

Makoto Fujimura answers, "What is an Evangelical?"
Originally Posted: 01/19/2012 - 9:52pm | Type: Blog

“Evangelical” is a dirty word in the New York art world. A friend, an artist, told me that before she understood the claims of the Bible, she thought Christianity was a weird political group, and evangelicals ...